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Occurrence record: Ornithology:QVM:2006:2:2295

PreservedSpecimen of Corcorax melanorhamphos | White-winged Chough recorded on 1969-10-15

Dataset

Data provider OZCAM (Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums) Provider
Data resource Queen Victoria Museum Art Gallery provider for OZCAM
Institution Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery
Supplied institution code "QVMAG"
Collection Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery - Birds
Supplied collection code "Ornithology"
Catalogue Number QVM:2006:2:2295
Occurrence ID URN:catalog:QVMAG:Ornithology:QVM:2006:2:2295
Basis of record Preserved specimen
Supplied basis "Preserved Specimen"
Preparations dry
License CC-BY
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Collecting date 1969-10-15
Supplied as year:1969  month:10  day:15 
Date precision Day

Taxonomy

Scientific name Corcorax melanorhamphos
Supplied scientific name "Corcorax melanorhamphos"
Taxon rank species
Common name White-winged Chough
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Passeriformes
Family Corcoracidae
Genus Corcorax
Species Corcorax melanorhamphos
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC
Infraspecific epithet melanorhamphos

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory New South Wales
Local government area Walcha (A)
Locality Yarrowitch
Latitude -31.25
Longitude 151.96665
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Terrestrial

Additional properties

occurence id URN:catalog:QVMAG:Ornithology:QVM:2006:2:2295

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    GER National Corridor GER National Corridor
    GER Standard Boundary GER Standard Boundary
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Freshwater Eastern Australia Rivers & Streams
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Terrestrial Eastern Asutralia Temperate Forests
    Great Eastern Ranges Initiative GER Great Eastern Ranges Initiative
    Irrigation practice - dominant 6. Local knowledge
    Land use Modified pastures
    NRM Regions 2010 Northern Rivers
    NRM Regions 2014 Northern Tablelands
    NRM Regions 2015 Northern Tablelands
    NRM Regions 2017 Northern Tablelands
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Northern Tablelands
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) Stubble ploughed in
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) Stubble ploughed in
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) 1-2 cultivations
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) 1-2 cultivations
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Northern Tablelands
    Biodiversity
    Freshwater Ecoregions of the World Eastern Coastal Australia
    IBRA 6 Regions New England Tablelands
    IBRA 6 Sub Regions Walcha Plateau
    IBRA 7 Regions New England Tablelands
    IBRA 7 Subregions Walcha Plateau
    Terrestrial Ecoregional Boundaries Eastern Australian Temperate Forests
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Remote croplands
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Koppen Climate Classification (All Classes) Temperate: no dry season (warm summer)
    Koppen Climate Classification (Major Classes) Temperate
    Fire
    Fire regime niches Pasture (tropical and subtropical)
    Hydrology
    Drainage Divisions Level 1 South East Coast (NSW)
    Drainage Divisions Level 2 MACLEAY RIVER
    River Regions MACLEAY RIVER
    Marine
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Manning-Hawkesbury
    States including coastal waters New South Wales (including Coastal Waters)
    Political
    ASGS Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Australian States and Territories New South Wales
    Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries New England
    Local Government Areas 2011 Walcha (A)
    Local Government Areas 2012 deprecated Walcha
    Local Government Areas PSMA 2018 WALCHA COUNCIL
    NSW Local Land Services Regions Northern Tablelands
    PSMA ABS Census Indigenous Language Speakers by Area - I01B (2016) 0
    PSMA ABS Census Selected Person Characteristics by Indigenous Status by Area - I01A (2016) 591
    PSMA ABS Greater Capital City Statistical Areas (2016) REST OF NSW
    PSMA ABS SA2 Statistical Areas (2016) WALCHA
    PSMA ABS SA3 Statistical Areas (2016) ARMIDALE
    PSMA ABS SA4 Statistical Areas (2016) NEW ENGLAND AND NORTH WEST
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2016) NEW ENGLAND
    PSMA Commonwealth Electoral Boundaries (2018) NEW ENGLAND
    PSMA Indigenous Areas (2016) URALLA - WALCHA
    PSMA Indigenous Locations (2016) WALCHA
    PSMA Indigenous Regions (2016) NORTH-EASTERN NSW
    PSMA Localities (2018) YARROWITCH
    PSMA Remoteness Areas (2016) Outer Regional Australia
    PSMA Section of State (2016) RURAL BALANCE
    PSMA Section of State Range (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY
    PSMA Significant Urban Area (2016) NOT IN ANY SIGNIFICANT URBAN AREA (NSW)
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2016) LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
    PSMA State Electoral Boundaries (2018) NORTHERN TABLELANDS
    PSMA States (2016) NEW SOUTH WALES
    PSMA Urban Centre and Locality (2016) REMAINDER OF STATE/TERRITORY (NSW)
    Statistical Local Areas Walcha (A)
    World Country Boundaries Australia
    Substrate
    Geological Regions of Australia New England Region
    Surface Geology of Australia Czbcy
    Topography
    Physiographic Provinces of Australia New England-Moreton Uplands Province
    Physiographic Regions 2011 Tenterfield Plateau
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Land cover Annual crops and highly modified pastures
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Groups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    NVIS 4.1 Major Vegetation Subgroups Cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation - condition Transformed
    Vegetation types - native Eucalypt woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Area Management
    Natural resource management expenditure 1.4148657E7 $
    Area management
    Phosphorus 0.012568 t/ha
    Potassium 0.031589 t/ha
    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.5636
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 4.0548
    Endemism 0.007451019
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.007597638
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.4792
    Migratory species (2008) 5.0 frequency
    Occurrence Density 2259.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 5.780305 index
    Species Richness 568.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 1.0 frequency
    Threatened species (2008) 8.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.7633485
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 50.33 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 76.793335 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 27.62 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.80474347
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.24143213
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 20.718334 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 8.529166 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 24.75 degrees C
    Aridity index - annual mean 0.83447975
    Aridity index - month max 1.5425327
    Aridity index - month min 0.47221607
    Evaporation - annual mean 106.286446 (ml/5km x 5km pixel)
    Evaporation - average 19947.0 ml
    Evaporation - month max 182.46954 mm
    Evaporation - month min 44.248917 mm
    Evaporation - variability 11.0 %
    Growth index C3 macrotherm plants - annual mean 0.1 index
    Growth index C3 mesotherm plants - annual mean 0.43 index
    Growth index C4 megatherm plants - annual mean 0.07 index
    Humidity - annual mean relative 82.99478 %
    Humidity - annual mean relative 3pm 72.064445 %
    Humidity - month max relative 90.32597 %
    Humidity - month max relative 3pm 83.039276 %
    Humidity - month min relative 59.630497 %
    Humidity - month min relative 3pm 59.630497 %
    Precipitation - annual 921.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 981.0 mm
    Precipitation - annual mean 82.61484 mm
    Precipitation - annual seasonality 0.8807322
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 140.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest month 47.515976 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 7.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 123.0 mm
    Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 0.89679545
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 42.0 mm
    Precipitation - spring or autumn season -0.11453227
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 375.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest month 145.73943 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 32.0 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 387.0 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 17.3 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 28.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 21.9 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual max mean 18.575 degrees C
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 13.3 degrees C
    Temperature - annual min mean 6.5266666 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range 23.474457 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 24.7 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest month min 0.45 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 0.9 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 7.5 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 11.9 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 8.2 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.48 %
    Temperature - month hottest maximum 24.25 degrees C
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.54
    Temperature - warmest month min 12.46 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 25.7 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.7 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 18.5 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 132.96167 km/day
    WorldClim: Precipitation - annual 1078.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - coldest quarter 184.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest month 51.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - driest quarter 159.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - seasonality 34.0
    WorldClim: Precipitation - warmest quarter 394.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest month 153.0 mm
    WorldClim: Precipitation - wettest quarter 395.0 mm
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual mean 128.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - annual range 241.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest month min 3.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - coldest quarter mean 69.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - diurnal range mean 120.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - driest quarter mean 77.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - isothermality 49.0 %
    WorldClim: Temperature - seasonality 4400.0 standard deviation (degrees C * 10) * 100
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest month max 244.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - warmest quarter mean 181.0 degrees C * 10
    WorldClim: Temperature - wettest quarter mean 178.0 degrees C * 10
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.9330059 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.0 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.02828427 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 48551.94 m
    Remoteness index 6.9294496
    Hydrology
    Drainage - average 1465.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Drainage - variability 132.0 %
    Runoff - average 1025.0 megalitres/5x5km/year
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Social
    Population - density SLA 2006 p/sqkm) 0.5 people/km^2
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 77.10877
    ASRIS 0-1m Plant Available Water Capacity (250m raster) 149.0 mm
    ASRIS 0-30cm Bulk Density (250m raster) 1.3 Mg/m3
    ASRIS 0-30cm Clay Content (250m raster) 15.0 %
    Bulk density 1.2882353 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 3.106371 %
    Clay % 44.64706 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 130.76923 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.82
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.95
    Nutrient status 1.4 index
    Ph - soil 5.0 ph
    Soil depth 1.3 m
    Soil pedality 2.8
    Water holding capacity 34000.0 mm
    Water stress index - month max 76.836754
    Weathering Intensity V2 5.0472 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Aspect 356.0 degrees
    Averaged Topographic Relief 409.45834 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 994.0 m
    Elevation 923.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 4.2600737 degrees
    Topographic relief 68.75757 m
    Topographic slope (%) 3.194871 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.5361 EVI
    Fraction of Photosynthetically Active Radiation (fPAR) 60.0 %
    Fractional Cover - Bare Soil (2012-03-05) 0.0 % Bare Soil
    Fractional Cover - Non-persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 21.0 % Non-persistent Vegetation
    Fractional Cover - Persistent Vegetation (2012-03-05) 79.0 % Persistent Vegetation
    Gross Primary Productivity (2012-03-13) 0.0401 kg C/m^2
    Leaf Area Index (LAI) - 2012-03-05 2.2 m^2 plant / m^2 ground
    NDVI Mean 59.0 NDVI x 100
    NPP Mean 7.0 tonnes/ha/yr
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.7896 NDVI